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Every person who operates a motor vehicle on Alaska streets and highways must have a valid Alaska driver’s license or learner’s permit. A vision test is required of each driver before any license or permit is issued. The AK DMV written test covers the information found in the State of Alaska Driver’s Manual, including traffic laws, road rules, safe driving practices, and road signs. The knowledge test consists of 20 questions. To pass the written test, you must score 80% or higher (at least 16 correct answers).
1. __________ are blue with white letters and symbols.
Service signs
Regulation signs (regulatory signs)
Warning signs
Destination signs (guide signs)
2. Highway hypnosis is a driving condition that can result from:
too much sleep the night before your trip.
staring at the roadway for long periods of time.
short trips on expressways.
frequent rest stops.
3. If you are about to miss your exit from a freeway, you should:
signal your intentions, break, and move sharply to the right.
pull over to the right and carefully back up to the exit ramp.
cross over the median strip to exit going the opposite way.
continue on to the next exit.
4. Certain highway signs and markings contain information about hazardous conditions. Such signs are known as:
regulatory signs.
guide signs.
information signs.
warning signs.
5. On a road with two or more lanes of traffic going in the same direction, you approach an emergency vehicle that is stopped with its warning lights on. You must:
slow down. If possible, change lanes so you will not drive next to the stopped emergency vehicle.
accelerate to quickly pass the stopped vehicles.
drive to the right side of the road and stop.
stay in your lane and continue to drive at the same speed.
6. A driver should be extra alert for motorcyclists, bicycles, and pedestrians because:
they obey different traffic laws.
they have the right-of-way.
they’re hard to see in traffic.
they don’t have a rearview mirror.
7. Parking is not allowed:
within 250 feet of a traffic light.
on public roads
within 300 feet of a pedestrian safety area.
in an intersection, unless permitted by signs.
8. When turning around on a city street, you should:
drive around the block.
pull over and park.
never make a U turn because it is illegal.
back up to where you should have been.
9. Yellow traffic signs:
give directional information.
when combined with an octagonal shape, tell drivers they must come to a complete stop at the marked stop line.
guide drivers.
warn drivers.
10. To help avoid crashes, drivers should:
ignore other drivers on the road.
communicate with other drivers on the road.
drive on side streets and back roads.
avoid driving during rush hour.
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AK DMV Written Test Facts

Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass:16
Passing score:80%
Number of questions: 20
Correct answers to pass:16
Passing score:80%
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